Online mapping and route planning
Start your next adventure with maps and route planning through your web browser. Discover routes, print maps at home and find places to go with our latest online maps.
Quick access to standard maps
OS Maps app
Turn your mobile or tablet into a GPS with the free OS Maps app. Includes route planning and recording features with routes automatically synchronised between desktop and app.
Upgrade to OS Maps Premium to unlock offline maps and advanced GPX features.
What is OS Maps?
OS Maps works through your web browser to help you plan your next adventure. View high definition maps and aerial imagery, plot a route and print your map, save on mobile or or output GPX.
Use as a Guest to view the 'standard' map, register as a Free user to find, create and share routes or upgrade to Premium to use 1:25k and 1:50k maps and access advanced features.
New feature added: Aerial 3D layer now available to Premium users.
OS Maps key features
|Maps available||Standard, aerial||Standard, National Parks, aerial, 1:25k (Explorer), 1:50k (Landranger)|
|Create Routes||Yes - manual||Yes - manual and automatic snap to path (in National Parks)|
|Find routes||Standard||Standard + Premium|
|Add notes and images||Notes only||Notes and images*|
|Show places of interest||Yes||Yes|
|Print maps||A4||A4, A3|
|Print route card||Yes||Yes|
* images coming soon
App - iOS and Android
|Maps available online||Standard, aerial, night||Standard, aerial, night, 1:25k (Explorer), 1:50k (Landranger)|
|Maps available offline||Only with code from paper map||Any (must be downloaded in advance)|
|Sync routes to desktop||Yes||Yes|
|Create Routes manually||Yes||Yes|
|Discover routes||Standard||Standard + Premium|
|Turn by Turn navigation||No||Yes|
|Place name search (online)||Yes||Yes|
|Compass (iOS only)||Yes||Yes|
|GPX files||Import||Import and export|